Gaming on Ubuntu and Derivatives

One of the myths that we have about Linux is that it is not good for gaming, and this has been true for a long time, since we could only enjoy native games and not so high budget, although there were exceptions, we must admit that if you wanted to play , you had to have a partition with Windows. Lately this has changed, because, although there are not many native AAA games for Linux yet, there are ways that we can play modern games and almost as easily as Windows. In this post I am going to show you …

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Install Elixir in Debian/Ubuntu using precompiled packages

Today I had the necessity to update a production server using Debian to Elixir 1.9.2. The update from Elixir 1.6 to 1.9.2 was really easy but I will put my steps if anybody has the same requirement. We will need three packages installed in our server: wget unzip Erlang 20 or up Installing Elixir First, we need to go to our tmp folder to download the precompiled package, create a directory to unzip the package and then unzip it. cd /tmp wget https://github.com/elixir-lang/elixir/releases/download/v1.9.2/Precompiled.zip mkdir elixir_precompiled mv Precompiled.zip elixir_precompiled/ unzip Precompiled.zip Now we have all the necessary stuff to get starting …

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